DIY No Sew Owl Pillow

Happy Sunday all! First I want to appologize if you’re a blogger and I haven’t been by to comment this month and if you’re a regular reader and have noticed my comment section is on the fritz. (Scroll to the bottom of the post and I will explain both issues) ....more

Fall Window Box

It’s time to change my window boxes over to fall. The summer flowers were looking pretty pitiful anyway so I was ready to yank them out and have something fresh to look at. I ran across a great deal at Lowes, mums for $1 so that’s what I decided to go with ....more

Am I A Hoarder

Please tell me I’m not a hoarder!!! Well where do I begin….it’s fall after all and I’ve been on a mission to get my to-do-list wrapped up before winter. Here’s how it all started, my husband’s step dad passed recently so his brother and him drove to Florida to help their Mom clean out all the storage sheds their dad had ....more

Halloween Decorations

It’s almost October and that means Halloween….and I’ve never had a trick-or-treater at our house. We live so far out in the sticks that no one bothers. ...more

Upcycle Painted Frame

I purchased an...more

Rustic Fall Porch

I’m back as promised to show you the entire side entrance porch all decorated for fall. I felt it was a little too early to start using pumpkins so opted to use mums and cornstalks for now. I will get pumpkins, but not until later into the season when the weather gets chillier....more

Apple Pillow Cover

I’ve been at the sewing machine again getting a few things made for fall. I chose to make...more

Photographing Interiors….My New Job

Happy Sunday everyone! I’ve been keeping my new job a secret from y’all for a couple of months now and thought today was the day I’d let you in on what it is…..Drum Roll…..I’m photographing homes interiors and exteriors for a realtors website. I absolutely love the work and so enjoy seeing inside so many wonderful home, and not so wonderful homes ....more

Simple Homemade Creamy Tomato Soup

We’ve been having chilly days here and even colder nights in Michigan, parts have even seen frost, and it puts me in the mood for my homemade creamy tomato soup. I’ve tried several recipes over the years but I have one secret ingredient that I feel makes this the...more

Kitchen Ideas For A New Home Build | Giveaway

For those of you who don’t know, we are selling off our homes and properties and plan on building again. I actually stay awake at night planning the new house in my head. I know when I designed the log home I spent countless hours drawing the plans (on the computer), moving walls, redesigning areas trying to get it all right with the space I had to work with ....more